'...awakening of young love is joyous.'Viewpoint, Spring 2006'...Jake and Lucy's narration draws the reader right into the corridors of their souls.'Magpies, September 2006'...the flawless rhythm of his writing and the bittersweet tales he tells make him a unique storyteller'Sydney Morning Herald'Herrick excels at deftly illustrating the small dramas that shape lives and the complicated emotional investments that underpin daily choices.' Voya, June 2007'a suspenseful, engaging story...unusual and rewarding.'Buzz Words, November 2006
About the Author
Steven Herrick was born in Brisbane, the youngest of seven children. At school his favourite subject was soccer, and he dreamed of football glory while he worked at various jobs, including fruit picking. Now he writes for children and teenagers and visits many schools each year. He loves talking to the students and their teachers about poetry and soccer. He lives in the Blue Mountains with his wife and two sons.